Lembeh Strait is famous for “muck diving”, so it’s not often we get snorkelers in Lembeh. When guests Bernd and Manuela arrived for their holiday I was very surprised to learn that although he was a diver, she was …Read More
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Have you ever arrived home after a great scuba diving holiday and, excited to see your underwater photos, started going through them only to find that you wish you could get help on identifying some of the animals you photographed?
Did …Read More
This week’s video of Lembeh goodies features superb close-up footage of a broadclub cuttlefish mom delicately placing her eggs in a coral patch and a gorgeous pink paddleflap rhinopias just being its fabulous self. Also take a moment to appreciate …Read More
For the 5th consecutive year Lembeh Resort staff and their families got together to play, eat and celebrate.
We all love traditional games and not even the rain stopped the football or water volleyball teams. You all know what a talented …Read More
On select Tuesdays, Cameras@Lembeh (the first and only Photo & Video Center in Lembeh Strait) will feature Tips and Techniques by Photo Pro Sascha Janson. Sascha will offer up a range of information, you never know what piece …Read More
Lembeh Resort is located on the right side of Lembeh Island (the sunny side) in a small “valley”. Due to the location one “hears” the sounds of village diversity in religious beliefs, the sound is quite positive.
The rooms …Read More
The following is a trip report on Scubaboard posted by our recent guest Gordon Smith:
I am a fussy diver, and a dive op has to be excellent for me to return again, in particular when traveling long distances overseas.
Last year …Read More
We had such a fabulous time at Lembeh Resort. The resort is truly beautiful and the facilities are first class. The restaurant is so well run, the menu varied and the food is very delicious. Our room was immaculate and …Read More
Critters@Lembeh and Lembeh Resort hope all the staff and our Indonesian friends had a nice Independence Day! Although, working yesterday, the staff and dive guides wanted to celebrate their Independence and have added a few pictures. Hope you enjoy!
Do you consider your environmental footprint when planning your vacation?
One of the reasons why Jill and Guy, that stayed with us recently, chose Lembeh Resort and Critters@Lembeh for their vacation is our environmental awareness. North Sulawesi and Lembeh Strait more specifically, is …Read More
Paolo ed io siamo “sbarcati” al Lembeh Resort tre anni fa e, quando siamo ritornati, ci siamo sentiti “a casa”!!!
Abbiamo conosciuto molti dei componenti dello staff “critters@lembeh Dive Centre” e ci siamo definitivamente innamorati!!!
Ora, che siamo ritornati …Read More
Look who’s back…after a long wait we enjoy a visit from an always welcome guest – the rhinopias! In this newest episode there is also a baby flamboyant cuttlefish hunting, a cute little pufferfish resting in a shell and of …Read More
On select Tuesdays, Cameras@Lembeh (the first and only Photo & Video Center in Lembeh Strait) will feature Tips and Techniques by Photo Pro Sascha Janson. Sascha will offer up a range of information, you never know …Read More
Adobe expert Erin Quigley and UW Photo pioneer Keri Wilk join together with …Read More
Annually Critters@Lembeh staff and their families get together for food, fun and games. This year the party was held at the Sutanraja Hotel and because it was our 10th Anniversary the committee designed a …Read More
Congratulations to our Employee of the Month of July, Helen! If you have been to Lembeh Resort you will remember Helen’s smile.
Raised in Pintu Kota Kecil, a very small and poor village by the resort. Helen started working in …Read More
“As multiple return divers in Indonesia and Lembeh, we really loved the setup at Lembeh Resort and Critters@Lembeh – everyone from the Managers to guides, pool attendees and housekeeping shows a great attitude and it shows that everyone is proud …Read More
For those of us lucky enough to go scuba diving, it’s usually a pleasant experience – we drift along enjoying the pretty colours, fabulous patterns and interesting behaviour of fishes, corals and amazing invertebrates like octopuses and nudibranchs. But when …Read More
Award winning documentary filmmaker, recently filming at the Lembeh Resort wants to feature the Resort and Critters@Lembeh in their upcoming piece on ecology! We can’t say much at this time, things are pretty hush-hush while the project is being put …Read More
Michael lives in Thailand and dives in Lembeh Strait, for him it’s an added bonus that Manado is such short plane rides away. He can visit us at Lembeh Resort and dive with Critters@Lembeh just about any time he …Read More
In our latest episode you can see a T-Bar nudibranch (Ceratosoma tenue) with 3 rhinophores, a frogfish hunting and catching a little shrimp and there is also some footage of a very rare and most likely undescribed species of shrimp. Enjoy!Read More
On select Tuesdays, Cameras@Lembeh (the first and only Photo & Video Center in Lembeh Strait) will feature Tips and Techniques by Photo Pro Sascha Janson. Sascha will offer up a range of information, you never know what …Read More
2013 was a great year at Lembeh Resort and Critters@Lembeh!!
We had fantastic workshops, many repeat guests came back for a visit and we also upgraded some areas of the resort. We now have a beautiful deck and bar …Read More
There is no good dive trip without amazing dives! There are no amazing dives without a perfect boat crew and excellent dive guides. All that you can find in Lembeh Resort!! The incredible and spectacular CRITTERS in Lembeh Strait make it …Read More
All good things must come to an end…..
We can hardly believe that it’s the last day of Fish Geek Week. We always knew Lembeh was fantastic but it’s even better than before. Since Drs. Gerry Allen and Mark Erdmann arrived …Read More
Markus and Sandra Trachsel started diving together in 2005, and they fell in love with nudibranchs as their favorite critter.
Why nudibranchs? They said: “Well, the colorful patterns of nudibranchs are just like the many varieties of flowers, there …Read More
With over 14 endemic fish in North Sulawesi and 9 endemic to Lembeh, Gerry has been very excited to be able to do research in such a productive area. Some of the photos he uses in his seminars are …Read More
We’re starting to notice some serious “geeking” going on. It’s great when you hear “Hmmm I’ve never noticed that before” and “I’ll have to pay closer attention next time”. It’s always interesting to view guests photos after returning from a …Read More
This afternoon we kicked off ‘Fish Geek Week’, featuring Dr. Gerald (Gerry) Allen and Dr. Mark Erdmann here at Lembeh Resort. Throughout the following week Gerry and Mark are going to be giving a series of presentations. We …Read More
Did you know the flamboyant cuttlefish sometimes turns the tips of its arms into enticing worm-like lures to attract prey? Watch the video carefully to witness the bizarre tricks of this intelligent and fearsome hunter. A baby painted frogfish racing …Read More